Modena Tourism

Modena, Italy is a beautiful place where the ancient blends with the modern. A city where a Romanesque architecture cathedral goes hand in hand with a museum dedicated to Ferrari cars. Situated on the south side of Po Valley, the city is a gastronomic delight and is known for its Balsamic vinegar production. Include a trip to the vinegar museum in your Modena travel itinerary.

Hometown of Enzo Ferrari and famous Italian tenor (opera singer)Luciano Pavorotti, the city has a lot on offer for travellers. Boasting of many UNESCO World Heritage sites, this picturesque city is famous for its stunning cathedrals, marvellous architecture and informative museums. While on your Italia tour, include the city of Modena in your travel plan.

Essential travel information and Modena tips for your visit

  • Don't travel by private/ rented cars in the historic centre. It is a Vehicle restricted area. Entering without appropriate permissions is a punishable offence. Instead, explore the area on foot.
  • Do buy locally prepared Balsamic vinegar for yourself and your loved ones.
  • Pack a raincoat/ umbrella. You don’t want to be caught unawares by sudden showers.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Modena

  • Know the pollution level of Modena before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 60.71 (High)
    • Water Pollution 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 34.38 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 43.18 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Modena for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Modena.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 23.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.79 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.43 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Modena is 154.33 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.01 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.99 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.76 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.8 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.27 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.84 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.21 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.67 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Modena

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.1 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 95.55 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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